Muslim law in India tolerates polygamy but does not encourage it: Gujarat High Court

A Division Bench of Justices JB Pardiwala and Niral R Mehta also observed that under the Muslim personal law, no fundamental right is vested upon a husband to compel his wife to share his consortium with another woman.
Justice JB Pardiwala and Justice Niral R Mehta of Gujarat High Court
Justice JB Pardiwala and Justice Niral R Mehta of Gujarat High Court

The Gujarat High Court has observed that under the Muslim personal law, no fundamental right is vested upon a husband to compel his wife to share his consortium with another woman [Jinnat Fatma Vajirabhai Ami v. Nishat Alimadbhai Polra].

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